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Committee Assignments for the 111th Congress
Committee Hearings & Meetings Scheduled


  
 
 
    
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Tuesday, Apr. 28, 2015

9:30 AM
    Armed Services
        Hearings to examine Untied States security policy in Europe.
SD-G50        
    
10:00 AM
    Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs
        Hearings to examine the state of the insurance industry and insurance regulation.
SD-538        
    
10:00 AM
    Commerce, Science, and Transportation: Subcommittee on Oceans, Atmosphere, Fisheries, and Coast Guard
        Hearings to examine the resources and priorities of the U.S. Coast Guard.
SR-253        
    
10:00 AM
    Energy and Natural Resources
        Hearings to examine the Administration's Quadrennial Energy Review.
SD-366        
    
10:00 AM
    Finance
        Hearings to examine creating a more efficient and level playing field, focusing on audit and appeals issues in Medicare.
SD-215        
    
10:00 AM
    Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs: Subcommittee on Regulatory Affairs and Federal Management
        Hearings to examine the proper role of judicial review in the federal regulatory process.
SD-342        
    
10:00 AM
    Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
        Hearings to examine the future of medical innovation for patients.
SD-430        
    
10:00 AM
    Judiciary
        An oversight hearing to examine the Department of Homeland Security.
SD-226        
    
2:30 PM
    Commerce, Science, and Transportation: Subcommittee on Aviation Operations, Safety, and Security
        Hearings to examine Federal Aviation Administration reauthorization, focusing on aviation safety and general aviation.
SR-253        
    
2:30 PM
    Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs
        Hearings to examine securing the border, focusing on biometric entry and exit at our ports of entry.
SD-342        
    

Wednesday, Apr. 29, 2015

9:00 AM
    Appropriations: Subcommittee on Department of Defense
        Hearings to examine proposed budget estimates and justification for fiscal year 2016 for the National Guard and Reserve.
SD-192        
    
9:00 AM
    Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs
        Hearings to examine the President's proposed budget request for fiscal year 2016 for the Department of Homeland Security.
SD-342        
    
9:30 AM
    Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs: Subcommittee on Housing, Transportation, and Community Development
        Hearings to examine opportunities for private investment in public infrastructure.
SD-538        
    
9:30 AM
    Commerce, Science, and Transportation
        Hearings to examine five years after Deepwater Horizon, focusing on improvements and challenges in prevention and response.
SR-253        
    
9:30 AM
    Small Business and Entrepreneurship
        Hearings to examine the King vs. Burwell Supreme Court case and congressional action that can be taken to protect small businesses and their employees.
SR-428A        
    
2:00 PM
    Appropriations: Subcommittee on Department of Homeland Security
        Hearings to examine proposed budget estimates and justification for fiscal year 2016 for the Department of Homeland Security.
SD-138        
    
2:30 PM
    Indian Affairs
        Business meeting to consider S.152, to prohibit gaming activities on certain Indian land in Arizona until the expiration of certain gaming compacts; to be immediately followed by a hearing to examine S.248, to clarify the rights of Indians and Indian tribes on Indian lands under the National Labor Relations Act.
SD-628        
    
2:30 PM
    Appropriations: Subcommittee on Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies
        Hearings to examine proposed budget estimates and justification for fiscal year 2016 for the Environmental Protection Agency.
SD-124        
    
2:30 PM
    Armed Services: Subcommittee on Strategic Forces
        Hearings to examine military space programs in review of the Defense Authorization Request for fiscal year 2016 and the Future Years Defense Program; with the possibility of a closed session in SVC-217 following the open session.
SR-222        
    
2:30 PM
    Veterans' Affairs
        Hearings to examine the Government Accountability Office's High Risk List and the Veterans Health Administration.
SR-418        
    

Thursday, Apr. 30, 2015

9:30 AM
    Armed Services
        Hearings to examine United States European Command programs and budget in review of the Defense Authorization Request for fiscal year 2016 and the Future Years Defense Program.
SD-G50        
    
10:00 AM
    Appropriations: Subcommittee on Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies
        Hearings to examine proposed budget estimates for fiscal year 2016 for the National Institutes of Health.
SD-124        
    
10:00 AM
    Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs: Subcommittee on Securities, Insurance, and Investment
        Hearings to examine insurance capital rules and Financial Stability Oversight Council (FSOC) process.
SD-538        
    
10:00 AM
    Energy and Natural Resources
        Hearings to examine S.703, to reauthorize the weatherization and State energy programs, S.720, to promote energy savings in residential buildings and industry, S.858, to amend the National Energy Conservation Policy Act to encourage the increased use of performance contracting in Federal facilities, S.523, to coordinate the provision of energy retrofitting assistance to schools, S.600, to require the Secretary of Energy to establish an energy efficiency retrofit pilot program, S.723, to amend the National Energy Conservation Policy Act to provide guidance on utility energy service contracts used by Federal agencies, S.869, to improve energy performance in Federal buildings, S.878, to establish a State residential building energy efficiency upgrades loan pilot program, S.886, to amend the Energy Policy Act of 2005 to provide for a smart energy and water efficiency pilot program, S.888, to promote Federal-State partnerships for developing regional energy strategies and plans to mitigate risks in changing energy systems, S.893, to establish an Energy Productivity Innovation Challenge (EPIC) to assist energy policy innovation in the States to promote the goal of doubling electric and thermal energy productivity by January 1, 2030, S.939, to require the evaluation and consolidation of duplicative green building programs within the Department of Energy, S.1029, to amend the Energy Policy and Conservation Act to prohibit the Secretary of Energy from prescribing a final rule amending the efficiency standards for residential non-weatherized gas furnaces or mobile home furnaces until an analysis has been completed, S.1038, to clarify that no express or implied warranty is provided by reason of a disclosure relating to voluntary participation in the Energy Star program, S.1039, to require certain agencies to conduct assessments of data centers and develop data center consolidation and optimization plans to achieve energy cost savings, S.1044, to enhance consumer access to electricity information and allow for the adoption of innovative products and services to help consumers manage their energy usage, S.1046, to accelerate the adoption of smart building technologies in the private sector and key Federal agencies, S.1047, to require the Secretary of Energy to review rulemaking proceedings of other Federal agencies for the potential to cause an adverse effect on the cost, time, or difficulty of complying with energy efficiency regulations, guidelines, or standards, S.1048, to remove the authority of the Secretary of Energy to amend or issue new energy efficiency standards for ceiling fans, S.1052, to require a study on the impact of State and local performance benchmarking and disclosure policies for commercial and multifamily buildings, to provide for competitive awards to utilities, States, and units of local government, S.1053, to amend the National Energy Conservation Policy Act to promote alternative fueled vehicle fleets and infrastructure, and S.1063, to amend title VI of the Public Utility Regulatory Policies Act of 1978 to establish a Federal energy efficiency resource standard for electricity and natural gas suppliers.
SD-366        
    
10:00 AM
    Foreign Relations
        Hearings to examine safeguarding American interests in the East and South China Seas.
SD-419        
    
2:30 PM
    Energy and Natural Resources: Subcommittee on Public Lands, Forests, and Mining
        Hearings to examine the Bureau of Land Management's final rule on hydraulic fracturing.
SD-366        
    

Tuesday, May. 05, 2015

10:00 AM
    Energy and Natural Resources
        Oversight hearings to examine the Federal government's role in wildfire management, the impact of fires on communities, and potential improvements to be made in fire operations.
SD-366        
    
 
  

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